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Registration Open for Tri-U-Mah Indoor Triathlon

Saturday, February 28, 2015 | University Recreation and Wellness Center The Tri-U-Mah! Indoor Triathlon consists of 30 minute swimming, biking, and running sections. Participants will have 30 minutes to complete each individual section. Team Heats Available Back by popular demand, Tri-U-Mah teams can consist of 2-3 members, and gender combination or age. Tri-U-Mah teams are designed for recreational and training purposes. Awards are only given out for participants competing as individuals in a specific age group. Fees Fees are $55 for individuals and $75 for teams. More information and registration For more information about the event and to register, click on the link below. We hope to see you in February! Register Now!

Winter Break Reduced Facility Hours and Closures

All Recreation and Wellness facilities will be closed from December 25-26 as well as January 1, 2, and 19. During Winter Break, Recreation and Wellness facilities will be open for limited hours on non-university holiday dates. In addition to regularly scheduled closures, the St. Paul Gymnasium will also be closed from January 5-9, 2015 for required facility maintenance (the Minneapolis Recreation and Wellness Center will remain open during these dates). Please view the complete listing of reduced Winter Break facility hours below or on the Facilities page. December 20, 2014 - January 19, 2015 Note: All facilities will close at 6:00pm on Wednesday, December 24, and will be closed on December 25-26 and January 1, 2, and 19. The St. Paul Gym will be closed for annual maintenance from January 5-9. Winter Break Facility Hours Monday-Friday 5:45am-8:00pm Saturday 10:00am-4:00pm Sunday Noon-5:00pm *From January 5-9, the St. Paul Gym's membership office will remain open for business from 7:00am-4:30pm. The department wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday season! Sincerely, Recreation and Wellness Staff

Renew Your Semester Locker

Dear Semester Locker Holder, This is a reminder that Fall 2014 semester locker renewals will take place from Monday, December 1 through Friday, January 2 at 12:00pm (noon). If you currently hold a Semester Locker Membership, please either renew or clear out your locker during this time. If your locker has not been renewed or cleared out by Friday, January 2 at 12:00pm (noon), your belongings will be removed and stored for 10 business days. Items that are removed may be reclaimed for $5.00. Please note that lockers cannot be renewed via email or over the phone. If you have any questions regarding locker renewals at the University Recreation and Wellness Center, please contact the Facilities Coordinator at 612-626-9621. If you have any questions regarding locker renewals at the St. Paul Gymnasium, please contact the Assistant Director for the St. Paul Facilities at 612-625-2233. Thanks in advance for your cooperation. University Recreation and Wellness Staff

Boundary Waters Camping and Dogsledding Trip

Winter Break Boundary Waters Cabin Trip January 12-16, 2015 (Monday, 8am-Friday, 6pm) Mandatory Pre-Trip Meeting Sunday Dec. 7, 7pm The group will stay at the YMCA Camp Menogyn, off of the Gunflint Trail, where we will enjoy a heated cabin, a HUGE kitchen, and a wood-burning sauna that is right on the lake (there will even be a hole in the ice to jump into for the brave at heart!). We will spend five days exploring the Boundary Waters on dogsled, cross country skis and snowshoes, which ever you prefer. One day will be devoted to dog sledding! After learning how to handle and harness the dogs, go out on a few loops near camp; you will even get to drive your own dogsled team! Price includes transportation, 4 nights lodging, 1-day of dogsledding, cross country skis, snowshoes, and group gear. Limit 5 spots. Cost $395 students / $495 general / or $200 deposit. Register Online Today!

Minneapolis Pools

St. Paul Pool

Winter Break Group Fitness Schedule

Coming soon!

Minneapolis Rec Sports Fields